What is DHEA?
DHEA is short for dehydroepiandrosterone. DHEA is a carbon chain molecule. DHEA is hormone precursor produced and metabolized in the adrenal glands sex organs and the dermis, skin. DHEA is best used as a properly made bioidentical skin cream called Twist 25. DHEA is the most abundant pro-hormone in the human body. DHEA levels increase year by year from birth through age 25; then decline at a rate of about 2% per year thereafter. DHEA is safe. DHEA has no dangerous side effects.
What does DHEA do? DHEA benefits.
Is DHEA safe? How to use DHEA.
DHEA is commonly used by men and women DHEA is a hormone precursor to more than 50 hormones in the body.
DHEA counterbalances the inflamatory effects of cortisol. Women and men over age 30 should use DHEA cream daily to maintain hormones.
Medical research studies show:
DHEA improves REM sleep http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7840167
DHEA fights many effects of menopause such as: poor sleep, hot flashes, lost feeling of well-being or sense of focus, decline in sex drive
DHEA helps to adrenal fatigue and reduce feeling tired and depressed https://www.webmd.com/depression/news/20050207/dhea-may-help-midlife-depression#1
DHEA helps maintain bone strength and cartilage https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11155790 . Helps fight arthritis and improves cartilage and collagen and connective tissue formation https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10808127 Supports cardiovascular health and epithelial cell formation DHEA supports the immune system allowing for a great number of and activity of natural killer (NK) cells DHEA enhances cognitive function. DHEA also helps soften the skin because it is a base for sebum and protects skin cells from chemical and UV carcinogens. DHEA improves mood and promotes mental focus
DHEA reduces visceral and subcutaneous abdominal fat. http://jama.ama-assn.org/cgi/content/abstract/292/18/2243 DHEA enhances sexual interest.
Generally, DHEA benefits for men are similar to DHEA benefits for women. The primary things men notice first are improved sleep, enhanced energy, mood and muscle tone. Women notice better sleep, regained sense of focus and well-being, regained sex drive and softer skin.